Q: Can you tell me how long it would take to replace a 1999 Cadillac Deville alternator

asked by on

Have had it tested, definitely the alternator

My car has 117000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hello there. The alternator replacement should call for 2.8 hours replacement time. The radiator needs to be removed and the A/C evacuated and recharged. There may be additional part charges for coolant and refrigerant. If you would like to have this service done, a certified technician from YourMechanic can perform an alternator replacement at your home or office.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1,000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Can you tell me how long it would take to replace a 1999 Cadillac Deville alternator

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Loud clicking noise sound like something is about to blow up less power then usual

You may have blown out one of the spark plugs on the cylinder head. It would cause a misfire and noise like air escaping every time the cylinder should fire. I suggest having a certified mechanic, like one from YourMechanic,...

Q: 100,000 mile tune up

Hey there, here are standard recommendations for a tune-up: Inspect the exhaust and fuel system Replace the spark plugs Replace the air filter Replace the transmission fluid and filter Rotate tires Service and clean throttle body Replace seat filters...

Q: I have a 1999 dodge Durango and my problem is I could be driving down the road or sitting at a stop sign and it will cut off.

Hi there. If you can hook up jumper cables to your car for a few minutes, then your engine runs fine, then the battery needs replaced or charged and the alternator checked. If the alternator is working properly and has...

Related articles

How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...